This year’s Special Collections showcases feature works by artist’s between 1979 and 1993.

Choose a collection to view:

Historic British Columbia Video Art + Documentary Collection
Indigenous Video Art + Documentary Collection
Japanese Video Art Collection
Early Feminist Video
Historical Collection

Early Video Digitization Project Excerpts of selected early BC based documentary and video art from 1973-1985 are now viewable thanks to funding support of the I.K Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia Library.

To view the full work please contact us to request preview DVDs or visit our 4,000+ title collection 11-6 Tuesday through Saturday.

TitleArtistDurationYearCountryAcc. #
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   mom and her music Rajee Paña Jeji Shergill Canada 2015 14:56 7020
   Digit Compilation Elizabeth Vander Zaag Canada 1979 19:30 5026
   Twisted Curtain Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2014 11:20 5457
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Elise-Elise #4 (part 1) Charlotte Clermont Canada 2015 1:36 4626
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438
   Phonics Abrogate Erik Zepka Canada 2014 5:22 5427
   So Much I Want To Say Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 5:00 1655
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053